Chocolate cake topped with strawberries and white chocolate buttons
Cakes, Recipes

Super chocolately (and super simple) chocolate cake

https://www.instagram.com/p/wjzuZWkwnU/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link I'm back from my super long hiatus i.e. I've just finished my Master's degree! Who would have thought it would take up so much of my time? But never mind that now; I have all the time I could wish for to bake bake bake. Stay tuned for plenty more bakes over the coming… Continue reading Super chocolately (and super simple) chocolate cake

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Jammie Dodgers by Cake Diem
Cookies, Perfect Presents, Recipes

Home made Giant Jammie Dodgers

https://www.instagram.com/p/kZEZtTkwu0/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Happy Valentine's Day! Yes, once again it's time to bake a variety of heart themed things. This year I went for a British classic: the Jammie Dodger! They are delicious shortbread jam sandwiches with an adorable heart cut out in the top layer. How have these not been promoted to the traditional v-day treat… Continue reading Home made Giant Jammie Dodgers

Rice Krispie Footballs by Cake Diem
Bites, Decorations and theme, Holidays and Celebrations, No-Bake, Recipes

Chocolate Rice Krispie Footballs – Super Bowl Sunday

It's Super Bowl Sunday, guys! While the Super Bowl isn't that popular this side of the pond, I personally think it's fantastic. It's another excuse for a party, which is another excuse to EAT. After Thanksgiving Day, Super Bowl Sunday is the second largest day for food consumption in the USA. Today is the second… Continue reading Chocolate Rice Krispie Footballs – Super Bowl Sunday

Homemade Oreos by CakeDiem
Cookies, Perfect Presents, Recipes

Home made Oreo Cookies

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bmwd1hyAEWG/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link "Today me will live in the moment, unless it's unpleasant in which case me will eat a cookie" ~Cookie Monster Wise words indeed. I love how a simple little thing made with love, like a cookie still warm from the oven, can cheer you up instantly. It's one of the reasons I love to… Continue reading Home made Oreo Cookies

Red velvet Cake by Cake Diem
Cakes, Recipes, Valentine's

Red Velvet Cake

Hi everyone! I've returned from the pseudo-reality that is the exam season and I'm raring and willing to bake again for you lovely people. In fact, within two hours of finishing my last exam, a couple of my course friends and I baked this beautiful red velvet cake.Do excuse my rushed photography but this wasn't… Continue reading Red Velvet Cake

Extra Special Brownies by Cake Diem
Bites, Recipes

Extra Special Brownie Recipe

I've had a brownie baking extravaganza today. Brownies are one of my favourite things to bake. They aren't quite cakes, they aren't quite cookies- they are a magically and unique combination of the two. Last year, I did not have access to any cake tins (student living is odd) so I baked sooooooo many brownies… Continue reading Extra Special Brownie Recipe

Molten Lava Chocolate Cake by Cake Diem
Cakes, Holidays and Celebrations, Recipes, Valentine's

Molten Lava Chocolate Cake

Happy Valentine's Day everyone! While I may not be into the heart-shaped candies and stuffed teddy bears, I do fully support an excuse for everyone to be nice to each other and for there to be a little bit more love in the world. Plus, it's a good excuse to eat more chocolate, starting with… Continue reading Molten Lava Chocolate Cake

Banana and Nutella Bread by Cake Diem
Cakes, Lesser known Holidays, Recipes

Banana Nutella Marble Cake

  Do you know what my favourite cake is? Banana cake. Do you know what my favourite thing with bananas is? Nutella. Do you know what is exactly one week away? World Nutella Day! Okay, no more questions. This blog is about baking, not about pop quizzes! As I was saying, World Nutella Day is one… Continue reading Banana Nutella Marble Cake